A special package of courses for those who wish to fast-track a career in the area of Public Relations or for those who have academic credentials such as degrees or diplomas in non-marketing areas and wish to gain additional certification as well as job related skills in this field.
A career in public relations offers challenging opportunities to solve communications problems in dynamic situations. Public relations professionals employed in government agencies, corporations and nonprofit organizations work on diverse communications projects, including public affairs, media relations, investor relations, corporate counselling, marketing communications, opinion research, crisis communications and sales promotion.
Employment possibilities exist in fundraising, legislative lobbying, cable TV and multimedia. Public relations is a profession for individuals possessing strong written and oral communication skills. Those who are able to work effectively as team members, analyze complex issues and solve communications problems under pressure are well suited to public relations.
|BCIT PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATE CERTIFICATE|
|BCIT Credential:||BCIT Associate Certificate|
|Program Length:||Course by course, Part-time
|Program Start:||September, January, April|
|Location:||Burnaby Campus, Downtown Vancouver|
|Number of Courses:||7 courses, 21 credits|
|Total Tuition/Cost:||Pay Course-by-Course|
|Laddering Options:||Marketing Communications
Do you have credits from another BC/Yukon post-secondary school? Do you want to know if they transfer to courses here at BCIT? Check out BCIT's Transfer Equivalency Database to find out.
|PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATE CERTIFICATE - CONDENSED SCHEDULE|
CRN 79286 or
|Sat||MKTG 1126 CRN 80186 - Jan 17 - Feb 21
MKTG 1352 CRN 47259 - Mar 14 - Apr 18
|Fri, Sat, Sun||MKTG 1019 CRN 78487 - Mar 13 - 22
|Online||MKTG 1019 CRN 73016
MKTG 1102 CRN 46421
MKTG 3321 CRN 44692
MKTG 1352 CRN 80176
MKTG 1550 CRN 80177
MKTG 1552 CRN 81210 or 78685
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